Motorcyclist charged with DUI after highway crash


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — A 35-year-old Pawtucket man faces DUI charges after his motorcycle was involved in a multi-car crash on I-95 in Providence late Thursday night, according to police.

The Rhode Island State Police shift commander said the DUI suspect is a 35-year old Pawtucket man. His name has not been released at this time.

R.I State Police and fire crews responded to I-95 South near Exit 21 leading to Route 6 around 10:30 p.m.

A black sedan, a white SUV and a motorcycle were also involved in the crash.

Police told Eyewitness News the motorcyclist suffered a minor injury to his leg. Police have not released the identity of the motorcyclist or any other occupants of the other vehicles involved.

No other injuries were reported according to police.

The crash remains under investigation.

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